Features by Dan Bobkoff
Posted In: advertising, viral
Advertising Age’s top 10 viral ads show that many ad campaigns now originate on the Internet rather than as TV commercials.
Posted In: Charity, Hurricane Sandy, concerts, Robin Hood foundation
The 121212 concert in New York’s Madison Square Garden has raised more than $30 million, and the show hasn’t even started.
Posted In: Retail, holiday discounts, holiday shopping
As holiday season heads into the last stretch, retailers are gauging just how much they have to give away to get skittish shoppers to spend.
Posted In: Housing, foreclosure
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and some big banks will halt evictions from foreclosed homes during the holidays. Is this altruism or a publicity stunt?
Posted In: Bank of America, checking account, fees
After reversing a plan last year to charge a monthly fee for debit cards, Bank of America reportedly is delaying new checking account fees.
Posted In: McDonald's, strike, protests, union, fast food, labor
A walk-out by workers at several fast-food chains in New York marks latest effort to organize an industry with high worker turnover.
Posted In: insider trading, hedge funds
Insider trading charges could be coming to one of the nation’s biggest hedge funds: SAC Capital Advisors. But will investigators implicate the hedge fund's owner?
Posted In: Black Friday, Cyber Monday
Branded shopping days clutter the week that starts on Thanksgiving eve. With so many gimmicks, what’s the value of each one?
Posted In: cleveland, newspaper, Times Picayune
Expecting an end to daily publication, the paper's journalists are trying to get public support before cuts are announced.
Posted In: Hostess, Twinkies
Hostess, maker of Twinkies, won court approval to wind down. Who will sell of its brands and factories? Companies called liquidators.